Allied Health

1Now is the time to take your first step toward a career in health science! Nearly 60% of the current health workforce is comprised of allied health professionals, who are neither physicians nor nurses but hold expertise in select types of diagnostics, medical technology, therapy and patient care. With choices offered in HCC’s Allied health courses, you can begin a career in the medical field with as little as 15 hours of certification!

Allied Health courses included Certified Nurse Aide (CNA), Certified Medication Aide (CMA), Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-Advanced and EMT-Basic), and Home Health Aide.  At the completion of each course, a State certification test is offered.  

Note: Financial Aid is not available for Certified Medication Aide. Financial Aid may not be available for CNA and EMT courses. If you are taking these courses as part of an eligible degree-seeking program, then you may complete the appeal form Financial Aid Request for Ineligible Classes.

 


Allied Health Enrollment Process

 

Step 1   

Check out the Allied Health Schedule.  Where do you want to take classes?  What time works best?                  Summer 2024 Allied Health Schedule (updated 4/10/2024)

Step 2      

Complete the HCC Allied Health Enrollment Request Form 

Step 3        

HCC Online Application is required for new HCC students and student that have not attended HCC in the last 12 months. 

Please ensure all enrollment documents are submitted at least 2 business days prior to the class start date. High school students must be in their junior or senior year. High school students become eligible to enroll in allied health courses starting from the summer after completing their sophomore year.

Allied Health course enrollment information:

All forms can be emailed to alliedhealth@highlandcc.edu or dropped off at a HCC location.


 

Dorothy Herring

Allied Health Coordinator

alliedhealth@highlandcc.edu

785-442-6207

 


 

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